Nancy M. Young: April 17, 2019
Published 11:19 am Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Springtime Ellaville coming soon
The Ellaville-Schley County Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring Springtime Ellaville again this year. This special event will be held on May 4 in downtown Ellaville.
Vendors may apply for a booth at The Pizza Place downtown or by contacting Joey Stephens. Vendors are being asked to set up after 6 p.m. on Friday, May 3, and have their booths ready for business by 8 a.m., Saturday, May 4.
For more information call Joey Stephens at 229-944-0025.
Come and enjoy the day with family and friends.
Summer food sites announced for Ellaville, Schley County children
Any children in Ellaville and Schley County can have free lunches this summer during the months of June and July, regardless of income.
There will be two locations that food will be served. Schley County High School will be open Monday through Thursday each week. The school will be closed on Fridays and the week of July 4. The John Lewis Resource Center will be open Monday through Friday each week.
The Schley County Family Connection anticipates serving about 200 meals each day. The food is being donated by corporate sponsors and prepared by Feeding the Valley of Columbus. The hot lunches will be delivered in special warmers by truck from Columbus to both sites in Ellaville each week day.
For more information contact John Greene at 229-591-2323.
Ellaville-Schley Historical Society holds annual party
At 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, the Ellaville-Schley County Historical Society held its annual party at the Thomas Edwin Wall Post 191 American Legion in Ellaville.
Serving tables and guest tables were covered with white tablecloths. A large variety of delicious foods was served and a wine table was set up along with a coffee and tea table.
Nancy McMath Young welcomed everyone and made a few announcements on some upcoming activities that the society will be involved in. Members were asked to sign up for committees.
Lovely spring floral arrangements graced each table and were used as door prizes. The members winning the door prizes were Susan DeVane, Anne Dillard, Lesley Holloway, and Sharon Watson.
The historic society welcomes anyone who would like to join and help preserve the history of Ellaville/Schley County. You don’t have to be local to be a member.
For more information call Nancy McMath Young at 229-937-2116.